Canadian History Dictionary Colbert Jean Baptiste 1619-1683 First Minister To Louis Xiv
(Samuel de Champlain era) Their relations with the Iroquois, 52...
Ste Croix River
Also known as Schoodiac and Passamaquoddy. Rises in
Bib : Bourinot Constitutional History Of Canada Shortt And
Doughty, Constitutional Documents of Canada; Egerton and Grant,...
A group of tribes, of Athapaskan stock. The name means
Cobb Sylvanus 1709-1762 A Native Of Plymouth Mass Served In The
expedition against Louisbourg, 1745. For some years engaged in ...
(General Brock era) Niece of Sir Isaac Brock, 133.
Grenville William Wyndham Baron 1759-1834 Entered Parliament
1782; paymaster-general, 1783; Speaker of the House of Commons,...
Bib : Cyc Am Biog Correspondence Between The Late Commodore
Stephen Decatur and Commodore James Barron.
Porto Rico Island
(Samuel de Champlain era) Taken and abandoned, by English in 15...
Accompanied Jogues and Chatelain to the Huron
mission, 1636; a...
Bib : Bryce Manitoba
Mack Karl Freiherr Von 1752-1822 General Brock Era Austrian General Surrender
Short Hills Affair
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Mackenzie's connection with, 440.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Priest of De Monts's expedition, at S...
Index : Count Frontenac Era First Regular Settler At Quebec 16 Samuel De Champlain Era Consents To
accompany Champlain to Canada, 111, 112; a valuable member of t...
(John Graves Simcoe era) British army evacuates, 25. (Sir Frede...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Rescued by French grenadier from Indian
Fisher Charles 1808-1880 Born In Fredericton Educated At King's
College and called to the bar, 1833. Contested York for the New...
Innocent Xi Pope 1611-1689 Benedetto Odescalchi Elected Pope
1676. =Index=: (Bishop Laval era) Misunderstanding with Louis X...
Dalhousie George Ramsay Ninth Earl Of 1770-1838 A Scottish Peer
Entered the army at an early age and saw service in various parts of the
world. From 1812 to 1814 commanded the 7th division of the British army
in France and Spain. Received the thanks of Parliament for his services
at Waterloo. Raised to the peerage of the United Kingdom as Baron
Ramsay. Appointed lieutenant-governor of Nova Scotia in 1816. In 1819
appointed governor-general and commander-in-chief of British North
America. Served in this capacity for nine years. From 1829 to 1832
commander-in-chief in the East Indies. =Index=: (Louis Joseph Papineau era) Influence did not
extend beyond Quebec, 1; his arrival as governor, 1820, 33; conflict
with Papineau, 34, 61; his harsh policy towards French-Canadians, 39;
his character, 41; founds Literary and Historical Society of Quebec, 41;
erects monument to Wolfe and Montcalm, 41; sides with Council against
Assembly, 42; promises remedy for abuses, 43; interview with Papineau,
58; refuses to confirm election of Papineau as Speaker and dissolves
Parliament, 61; his speech to Assembly, 61-62; recalled, 64, 70. (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era)
Governor-general, 1820, 19; a "disciplinarian devoid of diplomacy," 19;
leaves Canada, 20. =Bib.=: Kingsford, History of Canada; Rattray, The
Scot in British North America; Dict. Eng. Hist.; Campbell, History
of Nova Scotia.
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